Handled Bowl or Jar

Object Name: 
Handled Bowl or Jar

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Object Name: 
Handled Bowl or Jar
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 8.5 cm, Diam (max): 11 cm; Rim Diam (max): 8.9 cm; Base Diam (max): about 5.8 cm
Not on Display
about 1800-1899
Primary Description: 
Handled Bowl or Jar. Colorless glass with marbleized smoky amethyst and opaque white; pattern-molded and free-blown. Circular form, low squat body with sixteen wide-spaced pronounced ribs, long wide straight- sided neck with plain rim; rough pontil mark on base; applied opposing ring-like strap handles.
Macbeth, George D. (1892-1968), Source
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, pp. 295-296, #903; BIB# 29547